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The Commercial Audition Boot Camp (Online)

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In today’s world of virtual communication, putting yourself out there as an actor and improviser can be challenging. Landing a commercial audition is one thing…but consistently delivering best-in-class performances geared...

Writing Short-Humor and Telling Big Jokes (Online)

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In this small size 4-week class students will write short-humor pieces using stand-up comedy jokes. In each class students will spend time on writing exercises and telling stand-up jokes in...

Satire and Humour Writing with Sophie Kohn (Online)

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Over this four-class intensive, learn to write short, satirical pieces in the style of McSweeney’s, The Beaverton, Reductress, Shouts and Murmurs, and The Onion. Explore the elements that make for...

Dialects & Character Voices (Online)

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Core Programming Looking to build your Actor/Improviser Tool Box? Want to bring your Irish Bartender into more crisp view? Got that Brooklyn Cab Driver you’ve been dying to perfect? This...

Writing Lab: Content Creation (Online)

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In this small size 4 week class students will learn, plan and create content. By the end of the class every student will have at least one project of their...

Writing Comedy News (Online)

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In this intensive 4 session class (3 hours each), students will act as if they are the writing staff of a news-driven show that is a cross between SNL and...

Youth & Teen Ensemble Auditions

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The Second City Training Center welcomes your interest in our advanced Youth & Teen programs. This programming is currently being offered through the Chicago Training Center, in-person, and via our...

Rick & Laura Hall - Workshop/Q&A

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Rick & Laura Hall Rick and Laura met in Chicago in The Second City National Touring Company. They continue to write,teach and perform, both separately and together. Rick & Laura...

Storytelling: Tell Better Stories (On-demand)

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An online, go at your own pace Personal Storytelling course. Understanding the basics of a good, compelling story is essential to life, essential to connection, essential to whether you want...

Writing the Humorous Personal Essay (On-demand)

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Do you have funny personal stories to share? In this three-week course, you will learn to write about humorous experiences in your own life. We will discuss how to make...